Nathan Juran, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Nathan Juran

American film director

Date of Birth: 01-Sep-1907

Place of Birth: Gura Humorului, Suceava County, Romania

Date of Death: 23-Oct-2002

Profession: screenwriter, painter, film director, production designer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo


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About Nathan Juran

  • Naftuli "Nathan" Hertz Juran ((1907-09-01)September 1, 1907, Gura Humorului – (2002-10-23)October 23, 2002, Palos Verdes Estates, California, USA) was an American film art director, and later film and television director.
  • As an art director, he won the Oscar for Best Art Direction in 1942 for How Green Was My Valley, along with Richard Day and Thomas Little.
  • His work on The Razor's Edge in 1946 also received an Academy nomination.
  • In the 1950s, he began to direct, and was known for science fiction and fantasy films such as Attack of the 50 Foot Woman.
  • He was also the brother of quality guru Joseph M.
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